Job Title: Estimator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Kettering, Northamptonshire
Salary: £24,000 - £28,000
REF: 896461
Contact Name: Poonam Sharma
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 2 years ago

Job Description

We are currently recruiting for a dynamic print management company based in Kettering. We are looking to recruit an experienced Estimator to join the team. This role will involve working within a busy team raising quotations from email, face to face and telephone requests ensuring a quick and efficient response to all customer enquiries.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Use your production knowledge to produce print estimates within required timelines
  • Continually review specifications to ensure that the most appropriate method of production is utilised
  • Ensure that all print estimates conform to the requirements of ISO 9001
  • Build relationships with internal stakeholders and customers to encourage repeat and new business opportunities

Skills and experience required:

  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Logical thinker
  • Experience of a MIS Estimating System
  • Working knowledge of Excel
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Team Player
  • Understanding and experience of Word, Excel, and Outlook
  • Good numerical ability and a technical mindset
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Proactive and highly organised
  • Strong time management, planning skills and the ability to multi-task
  • Work independently within role but also within the wider estimating team
  • Plan and prioritise workload efficiently and effectively
  • Person Specification (Desirable but not essential)
  • Previous experience of print and print processes
  • Proven track record of estimating print (Web and/or Sheetfed)


  • Monday to Friday 08.30- 17.30

Salary and benefits:

  • £24,000 - £28,000 
  • Holidays 26 days + bank holiday
  • Pension
  • Private healthcare